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Article about: Hi Chaps, I would be obliged if you could have a look at the attached shell. I know that it is not an original SS lid but I have a query with the maker stamp. The shell is large at size 68 a

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    Hi Chaps, I would be obliged if you could have a look at the attached shell. I know that it is not an original SS lid but I have a query with the maker stamp. The shell is large at size 68 and the only markings that I can find on the shell are on the rear skirt. The marking reads

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    c 166
    3540

    Any ideas who made it? and is it WW2 period?

    Cheers in advance

    Andy
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    ww2 yes. is the model from 1942 .

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    Hi zero, thanks mate. I know it is an M42 but I was wondering who the maker is. I have not seen these markings before.
    Cheers
    Andy

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    Could be a misstamped ckl

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    I was thinking the same thing as Doug to be honest.

    Cheers, Ade.

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    Thanks Gentlemen!! On closer examination, that would appear to be the case. (dont I feel silly!!!)

    Regards

    Andy :

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